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Greeks Protest against New Bailout Plan

The news that Greece has agreed upon the demands of its major creditors has caused a wave of unrest in Athens and all across the country.

World » Southeast Europe | July 14, 2015, Tuesday // 07:41 | Viewed: 2035

Dijsselbloem Re-elected Eurogoup President

Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem was re-elected Monday as president of the Eurogroup of euro zone finance ministers.

World » EU | July 13, 2015, Monday // 21:10 | Viewed: 1505

Romania’s PM Indicted in Corruption Probe

Romanian prosecutors have indicted Prime Minister Viktor Ponta as part of a long-running corruption investigation.

World » Southeast Europe | July 13, 2015, Monday // 18:07 | Viewed: 1676

ECB Emergency Lending to Greek Banks to Remain Unchanged

The European Central Bank (ECB) has decided to leave unchanged the measure of liquidity available towards Greek banks.

World » Southeast Europe | July 13, 2015, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1625

EU’s Hahn to Try to Broker Definitive Political Deal in Macedonia

The EU Commissioner  Johannes Hahn will be visiting Macedonia on Tuesday to try to help the country’s leaders resolve a months-long political crisis.

World » Southeast Europe | July 13, 2015, Monday // 16:48 | Viewed: 2130

Romanian Prosecutors Question PM Ponta in Corruption Probe

Romanian prosecutors on Monday questioned Prime Minister Victor Ponta in a corruption investigation that has prompted President Klaus Iohannis and the opposition to call on him to resign.

World » Southeast Europe | July 13, 2015, Monday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1570

Merkel: New Greek Bailout Could Reach EUR 86 B

The bailout plan pledged by the Eurozone leaders to Greece could reach EUR 86 B over three years, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday.

World » EU | July 13, 2015, Monday // 12:14 | Viewed: 1807

World Bank Lends Iraq USD 350 M for Recovery

Iraq will be receiving a USD 350 M bank loan in order to deal with the most urgent damages done to cities controlled by Islamic State.

World | July 13, 2015, Monday // 11:55 | Viewed: 1670

Gunmen Take Hostages in Suspected Store Robbery Near Paris

Gunmen have taken on Monday several hostages in a suspected armed robbery of a Primark store in a shopping centre in Villeneuve-la-Garenne, north of Paris.

World » EU | July 13, 2015, Monday // 11:38 | Viewed: 1457

New Round of Negotiations On EU-US Trade Agreement Starts

The next round of the negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) will be launched Monday.

World » EU | July 13, 2015, Monday // 10:59 | Viewed: 1786

Eurozone Leaders Reach Agreement on Third Greek Bailout

Eurozone leaders have unanimously reached an agreement on granting a ESM programme to Greece on conditions that Athens will carry out serious reforms.

World » EU | July 13, 2015, Monday // 10:06 | Viewed: 2618

Romanian PM Ponta Resigns Social Democratic Party Leadership

Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta resigned the leadership of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) on Sunday.

World » Southeast Europe | July 13, 2015, Monday // 09:50 | Viewed: 1923

At Least 23 Russian Troops Die as Barrack Collapses in Omsk

At least 23 troops have been killed as the Russian Airborne Troops training centre barracks collapsed in the Omsk region on Sunday.

World » Russia | July 13, 2015, Monday // 09:29 | Viewed: 1508

Eurozone Leaders Reconvene for Compromise Proposal as Summit Lasts Overnight

Eurozone leaders are to reconvene early on Monday morning to discuss a compromise proposal on a third bailout for Greece as the emergency summit, which started on Sunday, lasted overnight.

World » EU | July 13, 2015, Monday // 08:01 | Viewed: 1775

Eurozone Leaders Still at Loggerheads over Greece Bailout terms

Eurozone leaders have been discussing for hours a proposal under which Greece would have to rush emergency legislation through Parliament by Thursday at the latest in order to get a third bailout package.

World » EU | July 12, 2015, Sunday // 23:26 | Viewed: 1590

Greece 'Should Adopt New Laws by Wednesday'

The Greek Parliament should pass fresh legislation by Wednesday if it is to receive new bailout assistance, Finnish Finance Minister Alexander Stubb has said.

World » EU | July 12, 2015, Sunday // 18:41 | Viewed: 2038

Russia Mulls Energy Supplies to Greece, Energy Min Says

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said his country is considering options to provide direct energy supplies to Greece.

World » Russia | July 12, 2015, Sunday // 16:28 | Viewed: 2069

EU Leaders Divided over Greece Bailout Talks

Growing discord has started to emerge hours before Sunday afternoon's Eurozone summit which is due to decide whether to grant Greece another bailout package or move to "Plan B".

World » EU | July 12, 2015, Sunday // 15:42 | Viewed: 1826

EU-28 Summit on Greece Cancelled

European Council President Donald Tusk has cancelled the summit meeting of European Union heads of state scheduled to discuss Greece on Sunday.

World » EU | July 12, 2015, Sunday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2478

Greece 'Should Follow Bulgaria's Currency Model in Case of Grexit'

Bulgaria is the better currency model for Greece if the country slides towards Grexit, renowned economist Prof Steve Hanke says.

World » Southeast Europe | July 12, 2015, Sunday // 10:46 | Viewed: 4403

Eurogroup Reportedly Demands Deeper Reforms from Greece – Reuters

According to media reports, Eurozone finance ministers have demanded deeper reforms from Greece in exchange for opening talks on a third bailout to Athens.

World » EU | July 11, 2015, Saturday // 20:44 | Viewed: 2641